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Obituaries 7-10-2014

Posted on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 8:37 am

STIEFEL, DOROTHY, LOUISE, HARRIS, age 78, of Tracy City, Tennessee passed away Friday, July 4, 2014, in Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Born in Grundy County, she was a daughter of the late Robert E. Harris, Sr. and Ella Manley Harris and was preceded in death by a son, Paul Harvey “Bunny” Stiefel; grandchildren, Brian Stiefel, Amber Pitts and Josh Kalmer; sister, Ruth Yarworth; brothers, Robert E. Harris, Paul Harris, Bonnel Harris. Benny Ray Harris. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, Roy L. Stiefel; son, Eddie Stiefel; daughter, Lana Carol Pitts, all of Tracy City; grandchildren, Miranda J. Stiefel Morrison, Heath Stiefel, J.D. Stiefel, Nick Kalmar and Evan Stiefel; several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held July 8 in the funeral home chapel with Minister Paul Tittle and Mike Yarworth officiating.
Burial was in Plainview Memorial Cemetery.
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Arrangements were made by Foster and Lay Funeral Home, Tracy City, TN.

GRIFFITH, MAXIE, LEANN, 25, passed away at her home. She was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee on September 12, 1988. She was a 2007 graduate of Grundy County High School. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, David Andrew Inman, Jr.; special aunt and uncle Betty and R.T. Thomas.
She is survived by her mother, Pamela O’Brien; father, Mark Thompson; husband, Michael Griffith; sons, Chase Anthony and Wesley Micaah Griffith; half-brother, J. Matthew Keel; grandmother, Lela “Judy” Mae Inman.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, July 11 in the funeral home chapel with Minister Willard Griffin officiating with burial to follow in the Palmer Cemetery. Visitation is 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Thursday, July 10 at Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.
Arrangements were made by Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, TN.